A growing number of big-box stores are open on Thanksgiving. Find who’s open—and who’s doing the work.
by Julianne Hing on November 25 2013, 3:56PM
The countdown to Black Friday is on.
by Brentin Mock on November 20 2013, 12:00PM
Rep. Radel gets slapped on writs for coke possession. Black and Latino men and women don’t get off so easy.
by Julianne Hing on November 19 2013, 3:48PM
The federal agency will pursue charges against the retail giant.
by Imara Jones on November 19 2013, 7:00AM
While media focus on what the White House is losing, we have to remember that gaffes in the implementation of the Affordable Care Act make it that much harder for poor people of color to get adequate healthcare.
by Julianne Hing on November 18 2013, 1:01PM
Port of Los Angeles-based truck drivers who deliver goods to Walmart, Forever21 and Costco are going on strike today.
by Julianne Hing on November 15 2013, 12:00PM
Evelin Cruz is one of 54 Los Angeles-area workers who blocked an intersection and got arrested protesting Walmart’s poor wages and labor practices. Here’s why she took a chance with her livelihood.
by Brentin Mock on October 31 2013, 3:37PM
Senate Republicans have blocked two key nominees by President Obama.
by Imara Jones on October 29 2013, 7:00AM
One year later Sandy’s disproportionate impact on historically marginalized communities continues in shocking ways.
by Aura Bogado on October 16 2013, 12:42PM
The Jackson Rancheria is raising its minimum wage to $10.60 an hour, along with excellent benefits.